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    Backpackers Manuel Antonio

    Across from the Manuel Antonio soccer field, Manuel Antonio 0000, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good47%
    • Average16%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible11%
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    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    2,299 reviews
    #1 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
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    41 - 45 of 114 reviews

    Reviewed 10 February 2015

    My experience here was fairly good overall, except that when I was showering the shower head all of a sudden started spewing sparks and flames. Afraid of being electrocuted, I grabbed my towel and jumped out, and someone nearby ran to get an employee. He...More

    Thank KWay15
    Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

    Friendly staff, however the rooms were too hot. Nice pool, bathrooms were always wet. Bring a pair of sandals to get into the showers. Label your food, overall was good. But they can improve the facilities. Close to Manuel Antonio National Park entrance and close...More

    Thank Mary M
    Reviewed 29 January 2015

    Loved this place. Sure, It could use some minor improvements. But remember its a hostel. I rated it high for its friendly staff. Carlos the manager is always around to help. The front desk staff was very helpful. Especially kind was Lindsay. She spoke excellent...More

    1  Thank Chris G
    Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

    The hostel is situated near the top of the hill above Manual Antonio - about a 5-10 bus ride from the beach and the national park. The hostel is split into three areas - dorms and kitchen in one building, mostly private rooms in another...More

    Thank scienceteacher81
    Reviewed 21 January 2015

    The other reviews describle the private rooms very well. They are stuffy, musty and there literally was nowhere to place our things except for a small bench. The showers that are far down the hall in the private area had tons of little moths munching...More

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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Manuel Antonio
    • Also Known As
    • Backpackers Manuel Antonio Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park ,
    • Backpackers Manuel Antonio Costa Rica
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    Room Tips
    "Private Room was my favorite."
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    "Wifi is strongest at the front desk. Depending on your room, you may not get very good coverage. Some rooms..."
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    "Don't go to this hostel."
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    "Private rooms are comfotable"
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